Chris Mack

Chris Mack is the pre and post-game Pittsburgh Pirates coverage on 93.7 The Fan. He can also be heard nights, weekends and as a fill-in host on 93.7 The Fan. Chris graduated from Baldwin High School and then from Penn State. The versatile local broadcaster has won several A.I.R. Awards for excellence. He was heard on 93.7 before it became a sports station as a D.J. during the K-Rock and B94 days. He also gained experience as a sports talk show host for the former 1250 ESPN as well as Trib Live Radio. He moonlights as a P.A. announcer for soccer, baseball and wrestling events at Pitt.

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    Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
    May 12, 2018 - 1:04 am

    The roars of the largest crowd at PNC Park during the 2018 season started to swell upon the first sighting of the former face of the franchise, and didn’t die down all night.

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    Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
    April 23, 2018 - 8:56 pm

    You can’t score runs if you can’t get on base.

    The Pirates have learned that the hard way, averaging 2.7 runs per game in their last 10, as they’ve fallen to 12-10 after an 11-4 start. That...

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    Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
    April 22, 2018 - 10:33 am

    If an 11-4 start wasn’t reason enough to get over excited about the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates, then a 1-5 stretch against the Rockies and Phillies surely isn’t reason enough to get too down.

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    Jim Young-USA TODAY Sports
    April 16, 2018 - 12:49 am

    You can measure just about anything in baseball. From Exit Velocity to simple Wins and Losses, there’s a number for everything. And the numbers don’t lie.

    Naturally, it follows that you can...

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    Snow at Wrigley
    Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
    April 09, 2018 - 11:23 am

    Overnight and continued snow showers this morning at Wrigley Field have forced the Cubs grounds crew to postpone today’s Pirates-Cubs game.

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    Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
    April 06, 2018 - 11:49 pm

    Despite all of the assurances by observers that the Pirates had no business showing up for the 2018 season, they have. And in a big way, with their best 7-game start to a season in 42 years....

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    Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
    April 05, 2018 - 2:10 am

    With the first week of baseball in the books and the Pirates doing all they can to heat things up by starting 4-1 – pushing them out to an early perch atop the N.L. Central  – our 3 Up, 3 Down...

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    Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
    April 03, 2018 - 8:39 am

    Jameson Taillon may have only gone 5⅓ innings for the Pirates in their 5-4 home opening win against the Minnesota Twins, but his nine strikeout performance in his first victory of the season did...

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    Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
    April 01, 2018 - 11:11 pm

    Break out the brooms.

    Perhaps you can use them for the snow that may be on your sidewalk when you wake up Monday morning.

    The Pirates used theirs to sweep a doubleheader against the...

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    Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
    March 30, 2018 - 7:58 pm

    It took over five and a half hours to figure it out, but the Pirates outlasted the Tigers in a wild Opening Day win in Detroit on Friday.

    Following a wildly entertaining day across Major...

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